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I'm running 250 on the highway. And I'm definitely not lean
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Same here. 10.5:1 big bore, small fin, summer temps it peaks about 250. Ran across the country with nothing but 240-250F oil temps. Nothing wrong whatsoever.
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Same here. 10.5:1 big bore, small fin, summer temps it peaks about 250. Ran across the country with nothing but 240-250F oil temps. Nothing wrong whatsoever.
Bought a oil cooler for 20 bucks. Going to plumb it into thees oil return line
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40 mile ride at 70 mph, 80 degree temps. Oil stick said 200 degrees. 1994 1200, pretty much stock.
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Ive always ran around 200 when warmed up in most weather conditions regardless of speed or duration. Now with 1250 kit got up to 220-240 on a ride, then swapped in a larger main jet now back down to 200 degrees warmed up. 2000 S model
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Ive always ran around 200 when warmed up in most weather conditions regardless of speed or duration. Now with 1250 kit got up to 220-240 on a ride, then swapped in a larger main jet now back down to 200 degrees warmed up. 2000 S model
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Extended summer highway riding and the dipstick reads ~250°F... I have yet to verify its accuracy.
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